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Miami Felony Charges Dropped Against Polo G

Charges related to a June incident with police in Miami have been dropped against rapper Polo G.

Miami-Dade County prosecutors have dropped charges of battering a police officer and threatening a public servant. Both are felony charges. He has also had a misdemeanor criminal mischief charge against him dropped. Polo G's charge of resisting an officer was reduced to a misdemeanor. 


The rapper was arrested in June following a traffic stop. After the incident, his mother and manager Stasia Mac tweeted that he'd told her that multiple police cars were tailing his vehicle after a release party for Hall of Fame. Polo G was riding with his younger brother and a friend at the time. She says he was racially profiled.

"They stopped them because they were driving while Black," she tweeted. Polo G was released on $19,500 bail. However, the rapper is still facing two misdemeanor charges of resisting an officer without violence.